The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 126 114 152
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 93 112 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 2.00% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.15% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 57
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.36%
Senior Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4727 5204 5078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.51% 93.04% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3586 3758 4059
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 31 £66,250 +10.41% 2
Newbury -6 6 £67,500 -15.62%
Bracknell +4 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Maidenhead - 5 £60,000 -
Slough -11 3 £80,000 +45.45%
Senior Consultant
South East

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 63 (39.38%) Juniper
2 56 (35.00%) Cisco
3 50 (31.25%) CCIE
3 50 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (23.13%) F5
5 34 (21.25%) Finance
6 32 (20.00%) Firewall
6 32 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 31 (19.38%) OSPF
7 31 (19.38%) BGP
8 28 (17.50%) MPLS
8 28 (17.50%) Riverbed
9 27 (16.88%) IOS XR
9 27 (16.88%) NX-OS
9 27 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
10 24 (15.00%) Fortinet
11 22 (13.75%) Telecoms
12 21 (13.13%) NetScreen
12 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
12 21 (13.13%) Blue Coat
12 21 (13.13%) CCSE
12 21 (13.13%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (12.50%) IronPort
13 20 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (12.50%) Tufin
14 19 (11.88%) Degree
14 19 (11.88%) JNCIS
15 18 (11.25%) Information Security
15 18 (11.25%) Cisco ISE
16 15 (9.38%) CRM

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.38%) SAS
3 3 (1.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.88%) CMS
3 3 (1.88%) Lync
3 3 (1.88%) Node.js
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (5.00%) MS Office
1 8 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.25%) SPSS
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
2 6 (3.75%) SAP FI
2 6 (3.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (3.75%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.13%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.88%) Magento
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.13%) SaaS
2 4 (2.50%) Office 365
2 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.00%) Firewall
2 31 (19.38%) OSPF
2 31 (19.38%) BGP
3 28 (17.50%) MPLS
4 27 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
4 27 (16.88%) IOS XR
4 27 (16.88%) NX-OS
5 21 (13.13%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (13.13%) NetScreen
6 20 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (11.25%) Cisco ISE
8 12 (7.50%) Network Security
9 10 (6.25%) Internet
10 8 (5.00%) Broadband
11 7 (4.38%) Wireless
12 6 (3.75%) IPv6
13 5 (3.13%) LAN
13 5 (3.13%) xDSL
14 4 (2.50%) SAN
15 3 (1.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) Big Data
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (0.63%) JMeter
1 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (21.25%) Finance
2 22 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.75%) Marketing
4 6 (3.75%) Advertising
5 5 (3.13%) Banking
6 4 (2.50%) Retail
7 3 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.25%) Billing
8 2 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) Web Services
2 5 (3.13%) HTML
3 4 (2.50%) CSS
3 4 (2.50%) XML
4 3 (1.88%) J2EE
4 3 (1.88%) Django
4 3 (1.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (1.88%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.25%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.25%) ODBC
6 1 (0.63%) JMS
6 1 (0.63%) SOAP
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) jQuery
6 1 (0.63%) HTML5
6 1 (0.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.38%) Over-the-Top Content
3 6 (3.75%) User Experience
3 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.75%) Freedom of Information
3 6 (3.75%) IPTV
3 6 (3.75%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.75%) Video on Demand
4 5 (3.13%) Clustering
5 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.88%) Life Science
6 3 (1.88%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.88%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) Statistics
7 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.00%) Windows
2 5 (3.13%) UNIX
3 4 (2.50%) Linux
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.88%) Android
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.25%) Information Security
2 15 (9.38%) CRM
3 12 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (5.63%) Business Continuity
5 9 (5.63%) Analytics
6 8 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (5.00%) Project Management
6 8 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.38%) Asset Management
7 7 (4.38%) Line Management
7 7 (4.38%) Use Case
7 7 (4.38%) Release Management
7 7 (4.38%) Data Protection
8 6 (3.75%) Project Planning
8 6 (3.75%) Security Management
8 6 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (3.75%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.38%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.13%) Java
3 3 (1.88%) SQL
3 3 (1.88%) Ruby
4 1 (0.63%) ABAP
4 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (31.25%) CCIE
1 50 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (13.13%) CCSE
3 19 (11.88%) JNCIS
3 19 (11.88%) Degree
4 8 (5.00%) CISSP
5 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.75%) PCI QSA
6 6 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.75%) MCITP
6 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.75%) CCNP
6 6 (3.75%) MCSE
7 4 (2.50%) CISA
8 3 (1.88%) CCDP
9 2 (1.25%) SSCP
9 2 (1.25%) GIAC
9 2 (1.25%) GCIA
9 2 (1.25%) GCIH
9 2 (1.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.75%) BS25999
4 3 (1.88%) QA
4 3 (1.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (1.88%) GCP
5 2 (1.25%) SLA
5 2 (1.25%) GPG13
6 1 (0.63%) BS7799
6 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) SCOM
1 6 (3.75%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.63%) SCSM
2 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (39.38%) Juniper
2 56 (35.00%) Cisco
3 37 (23.13%) F5
4 32 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 28 (17.50%) Riverbed
6 24 (15.00%) Fortinet
7 21 (13.13%) Blue Coat
7 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
8 20 (12.50%) IronPort
8 20 (12.50%) Tufin
9 13 (8.13%) SAP
10 12 (7.50%) Oracle
11 6 (3.75%) Cognos
11 6 (3.75%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (3.75%) Tableau
12 4 (2.50%) Aruba
13 3 (1.88%) Demandware
13 3 (1.88%) IBM
13 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.25%) MobileIron
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